The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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Upcoming Seminar: The Business of Writing

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre presents
The Business of Writing: Selling Your Books, Selling Yourself

What can authors do to promote themselves and their books? What business skills should authors...

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Finalists Announced for the 2016 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards

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$135,000 in prize monies to be awarded

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Toronto (September 8, 2016) – The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is delighted to announce the finalists for the following eight...

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CCBC Announces Tour Roster for TD Canadian Children’s Book Week 2017

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is excited to announce the authors, illustrators and storytellers who will be touring for TD Canadian Children’s Book Week 2017 (May 6-13, 2017).

Visit www.bookweek.ca...

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Children’s book creator Dianna Bonder is Illustrator in Residence at Stanley A. Milner Library in Edmonton

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IBBY Canada and the Edmonton Public Library have announced that children’s book creator Dianna Bonder is the 2016 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence. Dianna Bonder’s residency will...

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Call for Submissions: 2016 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award

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Our friends at IBBY Canada are inviting publishers across Canada to submit picture books for the annual Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award / Le Prix Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver pour le...

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Packaging Your Imagination Registration Now Open

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Canada’s best conference on the craft and business of writing and illustrating for children — Packaging Your Imagination — is on Saturday, November 19.  Registration is now open.

This year’s new location for...

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